[ntp:questions] orphan parent
kostecke at ntp.org
Wed Oct 20 17:10:39 UTC 2010
On 2010-10-20, Miernik, Jerzy (Jerzy) <jerzy.miernik at alcatel-lucent.com> wrote:
> Is there a way to know that ntpds are working in orphan mode?
ntpd advertises a ref-id of 127.0.0.1 when it has switched to orphan
You'll have to have access to the configuration file to see if an
arbitrary ntpd is configured to use orphan mode.
> Is there a way to identify which one is orphan parent?
Look for the ref-id of 127.0.0.1 in 'ntpq -p'.
Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org>
NTP Public Services Project - http://support.ntp.org/
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